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I have a metacarpal fracture. What kind of therapy will be good?

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Dr. Ramsey Ellis
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Hand evaluation

Metacarpal fractures are best treated by a surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity surgeon.
A hand therapy program can be prescribed by your treating physician to minimize stiffness and shorten recovery time.

In brief: Hand evaluation

Metacarpal fractures are best treated by a surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity surgeon.
A hand therapy program can be prescribed by your treating physician to minimize stiffness and shorten recovery time.
Dr. Ramsey Ellis
Dr. Ramsey Ellis
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: See your doctor

Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you.

In brief: See your doctor

Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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